The ESTA Users' Night and Awards of Excellence takes place in the Spring of every year and has become a hugely popular event, regularly attracting more than 500 guests.
The awards are open to companies that are members of ESTA national associations, ESTA special members and ESTA affiliates.
In 2015, there were ten categories which attracted more than 70 entries:
The crane and transport jobs of the year are awarded to an individual company for an innovative, complicated or otherwise unusual job, completed safely, professionally and to the client’s satisfaction.
Smaller companies are especially encouraged to enter.
The judging is carried out by an independent jury of experienced professionals, according to a strict points system drawn up by ESTA.
The finalists are published in advance of the awards evening, with the winners being announced on the night.
ESTA has published its much-anticipated best practice guide for the use of SPMTs.
The new guidelines will help address the problem of trailers tipping over, which has happened on some occasions even though then operating rules and stability calculations have been precisely followed.
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*Polish and German translation available
From January 2016 in Germany, it is compulsory for abnormal load transports to have their vehicles equipped with a gauge which measures axle pressure, if the vehicle has air- or hydro-pneumatic suspension.Read more
International exhibition for commercial vehicles.
The International Automobile Exhibition IAA is the world's most important trade fair for mobility, transport and logistics.
JDL Med, October 12-14th, 2016, Marseille, FranceRead more
BAUMA China, November 22-25, 2016, Beijing, ChinaRead more